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Television

Diane Sawyer exits as ABC's evening news anchor

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NEW YORK — Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight.

With no Miley Cyrus twerking, VMA ratings down

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NEW YORK — Without Miley Cyrus' twerking to get tongues wagging, ratings for MTV's annual Video Music Awards took a tumble.

Turner Broadcasting offering buyouts

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NEW YORK — The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by Ted Turner.

Essay: Emmys owe TV newcomers a better chance

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NEW YORK — There was something embarrassing about the rash of repeat treating on Monday's Emmycast. It might have left viewers wondering if they had stumbled on a rerun of last year's show, or the one before that.